AWS are contracting at RWE’S offshore construction base at Cammell Laird shipyard Birkenhead. Contracted to Strainstall UK, we assist them in the onshore installation of structural monitoring equipment fitted to the Monopile and Transition Piece sections of the wind turbines. The workscope is split into two phase’s - onshore installation and offshore commissioning. AWS provide the safety support and technical assistance, both on and offshore. The facilities and coordination at Lairds are on a large scale and is representative of how the offshore wind industry has moved to a higher level in construction planning and management.